Metcalf is a city located in Edgar County Illinois. With a 2020 population of 129, it is the 1253rd largest city in Illinois and the 25893rd largest city in the United States. Metcalf is currently declining at a rate of -3.73% annually and its population has decreased by -7.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 139 in 2020. Spanning over 1 miles, Metcalf has a population density of 217 people per square mile.
The average household income in Metcalf is $44,373 with a poverty rate of 6.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $572 per month, and the median house value is $45,000. The median age in Metcalf is 42.3 years, 43.9 years for males, and 40.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Metcalfwas:
95.73% of Metcalf residents speak only English, while 4.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.27% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Metcalf is White, with 6.28% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Metcalf is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.51%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Metcalf
96.23% of Metcalf residents were born in the United States, with 80.75% having been born in Illinois. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.